We have had to change the way that some of our service operates to meet the guidelines set out by the government in response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Ceremonies at Torbay's Registrar's Offices
Location Day Time Fee

Torbay Register Office, Paignton Library (2 guests only)

Wednesday Up to 12:30 £57
Cockington Court in the Ceremony Room (up to 12 guests)
Day Time Fee 2022/23 Fee 2023/24 Fee 2024/25
Thursday up to 3pm £117 £120 £124
Friday up to 3pm £160 £165 £170
Saturday up to 12.30pm £160 £165 £170
Attendance of Registrar at a marriage or civil partnership ceremony at an Approved Premises including The Cary Room and Hayloft at Cockington Court.
Day Time Fee 2022/23 Fee 2023/24 Fee 2024/25
Monday to Friday up to 6pm £505 £520 £536
Monday to Friday 6pm to 8pm £533 £549 £565
Monday to Friday from 8pm £594 £612 £630
Saturday up to 6pm £533 £549 £565
Saturday after 6pm £594 £612 £630
Sunday or Bank Holiday Any time £600 £618 £637
Commitment, Naming and Renewal of Vows Ceremonies
Day Time Fee 2022/23 Fee 2023/24 Fee 2024/25
Monday to Friday up to 6pm £181 £186 £192
Monday to Friday 6pm to 8pm £214 £220 £227
Saturday up to 6pm £283 £291 £300
Saturday 6pm to 8pm £312 £321 £331
Saturday After 8pm £341 £351 £362
Sunday or Bank holiday Any time £341 £351 £362
At a registered building
Fee 2022/23 Fee 2023/24 Fee 2024/25
statutory fee statutory fee statutory fee

Please note these fees do not include the venue costs and are inclusive of VAT where applicable

Talk through your booked ceremony

If you would like to meet with a Registrar to discuss your ceremony arrangements there will be a £25 fee. This can also be done via email at no charge.

Giving Notice
Type Fee 2022/23 Fee 2023/24 Fee 2024/25
Giving a notice of intent to marry or form a civil partnership (each partner) statutory fee statutory fee statutory fee
Attendance of a Registrar to verify the declaration of a house-bound person statutory fee statutory fee statutory fee
Attendance of a Registrar to verify the declaration of a detained person statutory fee statutory fee statutory fee